If you have missed the voter registration deadline, you can still register to vote and a cast a ballot at the same time during early voting or on Election Day. Simply go to your regular polling place or early voting site to register and vote. Contact your Local Election Office if you have any questions.
To register in Idaho you must:
be a citizen of the United States
have resided in Idaho and in the county for 30 days prior to the day of election
be at least 18 years old not have been convicted of a felony, and without having been restored to the rights of citizenship, or confined in prison on conviction of a criminal offense
Local Election Office: This is the government office responsible for running elections in your region. Theses are the best people to contact if you have any questions at all about voting in your state.
Yes, Iadho allows in-person absentee voting. Check out our Early Voting page for details.
If you are registering for the first-time in Idaho, and you register by mail, then you must submit a copy of a current and valid photo identification or a current utility bill, bank statement, government check, paycheck, or government document that shows your name and Idaho address with your voter registration application. If you do not submit this identification, then you will be required to provide it the first time you vote in person or by absentee ballot.
You do not need to submit ID if you've already voted in Idaho at least once. If you are a first-time Idaho voter and you did not submit a copy of your ID with your voter registration form, then you must provide a copy of your ID with your absentee ballot application. You may submit a copy of a current and valid photo identification, OR a current utility bill, bank statement, government check, paycheck, or other government document that shows your name and Idaho address.
Find everything you need to vote in our state election centers